Certificate in the Role of a Designated Teacher

Available on demand


CPD Certification Logo

$69.17

You will be invoiced £50 as we are based in the United Kingdom.

Available on demand


Pay by invoice

Pay via invoice

OR

Pay by card

Pay via card

or

About the Course

About the Course

Duration: 81 mins (approx)

Designated Teachers have the responsibility to promote the educational achievement of looked-after and previously looked after children. Governing bodies and proprietors must appoint a Designated Teacher, who must have the appropriate training, relevant qualifications and experience.

Our Essential CPD course on the role of the designated teacher provides you with the core content you need to understand your statutory roles and responsibilities. Delivered in high-quality video CPD format that has been skilfully organised for busy workloads and is accessible on any device, anytime, anywhere, our designated teacher training has been designed to provide maximum learning potential in the leanest, most cost effective and most time-efficient manner.

Delivered by subject matter expert, Maggie Parker, the course contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in understanding the role of a designated teacher.

Designed in line with the following policies

  • Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSiE) 2020
  • Designated teacher for looked-after and previously looked-after children (2018)

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the key responsibilities of a designated teacher, legal duties and wider statutory requirements.
  • Recognising who looked after children are, how they may present themselves and how their outcomes differ to non-looked after children.
  • Recognising the importance of raising awareness, how to support looked after children and developing a Personal Education Plan (PEP).
  • Understanding the role of the Virtual School, understanding the pupil premium and implementing effective interventions.
  • Building relationships beyond the school, working with local authorities and examples of successful practice.
Course Units

Introduction

Delivered by subject matter expert, Maggie Parker, the course contains links to further learning and resources throughout, with a knowledge assessment at the end to help you evidence your compliance in understanding the role of a designated teacher.

Module 1: What is the role of a designated teacher?

In module 1 you will learn about the roles and responsibilities of the designated teacher and what their statutory duties and regulatory requirements are in line with DfE and safeguarding policy.

Module 2: Who are our looked after children and how well do they do?

Module 2 will explore who looked after children are and provide a contextual overview of how children may fall into care, present themselves at school and how their outcomes compare.

Module 3: What is the role of the Virtual School for looked after children and care leavers?

In module 3 you will learn what the Virtual School is and how the pupil premium plus can be used to support looked after children and develop interventions to raise attainment and address wider needs.

Module 4: Personal Education Plans (PEPs)

The final module will explain what PEPs are and what they must include. It will also provide some useful suggestions for the possible use of funding in different areas for schools.

Certificate in Stress Awareness

  • Available On Demand

This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you have the right tools in place to recognise the symptoms of stress, develop a level of self-awareness and build your own stress management techniques.

Certificate in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

  • Available On Demand

This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure your workplace is meeting its legal requirements in equality and diversity and is promoting a more tolerant, inclusive and diverse working environment.

Certificate in the Role of a School Governor

  • Available On Demand

This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you understand the core functions of school governance and the roles and responsibilities assigned to the governing board of a school.

About The National College Courses

Cost-Effective

We believe in cost-effective CPD, delivering budget friendly online seminars.

Delivered by Experts

Every Course delivered by The National College is created and delivered by industry experts.

Course Recording

You will receive a recording of the Course whether your were able to attend or not.

Documents & Content

You will receive any supporting materials or resources mentioned in the Course.

Step 1

Browse our Courses

Step 2

Select the Course you wish to attend

Step 3

There are 3 options to access our Courses:

Current Plan

Option 1

Single

Pay As You Go


  • Stream a single webinar on any device
  • Certificate on completion

£50

per webinar

Pay by card or invoice
View all webinars Book a demonstration
Current Plan

Option 2

Topic

Single-user Membership


  • ONE designated lead
  • Access ONE chosen topic
  • Stream all current update webinars
  • Respond effectively to change with all future update webinars
  • Evidence completion with downloadable certificates

£250

per annum

Pay by card or invoice
Become a member Please select a topic Book a demonstration
Current Plan

Option 3

Leader

Single-user Membership


  • ONE school leader
  • Access ALL topics
  • Stream all current update webinars
  • Respond effectively to change with all future update webinars
  • Evidence completion with downloadable certificates

£500

per annum

Pay by card or invoice
Become a member Please select a topic Book a demonstration
Current Plan

Option 4

School

Multi-user Membership


  • MULTIPLE school leaders and teachers
  • Access ALL topics
  • Stream all current update webinars for SLT
  • Respond effectively to change with all future update webinars for SLT
  • Essential CPD covering all statutory requirements for school staff
  • Management reporting across the school
  • Learning hub features such as easy roll-out links and watch lists
  • NEW! Ability to log CPD completed externally
Step 4

Checkout and choose to pay by either card or invoice

During checkout we will collect the contact details for your school’s finance manager.

Step 5

You and your finance contact will receive an email to confirm your order

You will receive a second email confirming your login details.

Step 6

After logging into your account you will see all the webinars available to you

Webinars become available after their specified time and date.